Sub-Saharan Africa 1962
Independence in East Africa
Tanganyika became independent of the UK in December 1961; it would merge with Zanzibar one and half years later to ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1963
Due to political resistance from the white settler population, Kenya did not gain independence from the UK until December 1963 ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1964
In 1964 the United Nations withdrew its troops from the Congo, exposing the nation to a new outbreak of unrest ...